Indian brothel owners get first life sentence for trafficking children: Two Indian brothel owners have been jailed for life for the trafficking, rape and sexual abuse of children, an unprecedented sentence in a country where fewer than two in five trafficking cases ends in a conviction.
Students whose sex ed programs teach abstinence as the only way to protect sexual health have less favorable attitudes toward condoms and are more likely to have unprotected sex than students who learn safe sexual practices. Abstinence-only sex education programs do not stop minors from having sex.
"Facebook decided that the best thing to do after the Cambridge Analytica scandal was to ask its users to hand over access to their humiliating pick-up lines, their sexual fetishes, and, inevitably, their nudes."
Japan sexual harassment survey reveals 150 allegations by women in media:Dozens of women working for newspapers and TV have been sexually harassed – many repeatedly – with government officials, police officers and MPs cited as the perpetrators in about a third of the cases, according to a new survey
"There's no sex in America...the sexual revolution is a thing of the past." Top Kremlin propagandist Dmitry Kiselyov sounded off by claiming that the sexual harassment scandals that have engulfed the U.S. entertainment industry are part of a campaign to desexualize the country.
Egyptian authorities are luring gay men to hotel rooms using dating app Grindr and then arresting them, as an obsession with "penetration" and a violent crackdown on sexual minorities continues.
A new Johns Hopkins study found that the annual economic impact of child sexual abuse in the U.S. was approximately $9.3 billion (in 2015) and includes costs associated with health care, child welfare, special education, violence and crime, suicide and survivor productivity losses.
Brigham Young University sexual assault reporting rates increase 400% after university implements new policies to protect victims as opposed to the previous policies where victims were punished via the Honor Code.
TIL of a boxing match between bi-sexual boxer, Emile Griffith, and Benny Paret. At weigh in, Paret antagonized Griffith by making homophobic remarks and grabbing Griffith's buttocks. Griffith won the fight by KO; Paret never regained consciousness and died in the hospital 10 days after the fight.
I’m glad that more and more people are getting in trouble for sexual harassment, but I hope this trickles down to the working class soon. There are Harvey Weinsteins and Al Frankens in every bar and restaurant I’ve ever worked at. When rich women speak up, these men lose their jobs, but not the poor
The Church of England has called on the government to ban conversion therapy and has condemned the practice, which aims to change sexual orientation, as unethical and potentially harmful.